MDIF: GRANTS TO DIVERSIFY STRENGTHEN & SUPPORT INNOVATION – INDEPENDENT MEDIA INITIATIVES _SOUTHERN AFRICA

Deadline: 31/07/2021
Grant The Media Development Investment Fund announce a call for proposal to participate in the South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP) for independent media organizations to accelerate digital innovation and sustainability among select independent media outlets in South Africa.

NEWS SPECTRUM: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR PROFESSIONAL PLACEMENT FELLOWSHIPS

Deadline: 09/08/2021
Fellowship The NewsSpectrum announces the call for applications for the Fellowship which supports short-term work/experience placements or study visits by minority-language media professionals at majority-language media in EU & UK.

NATO PUBLIC DIPLOMACY DIVISION’S: CALL FOR PROPOSALS ON INCREASING SOCIETAL RESILIENCE

Deadline: 30/06/2021
Grant The NATO Public Diplomacy Division’s is launching a call for proposals for projects to develop innovative ways in support of building resilience in our civil societies against the challenge of disinformation, propaganda and other hostile information activities.

GOOGLE NEWS INITIATIVE: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR STUDENT FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Deadline: 21/06/2021
Grant The Google News Initiative Student Fellowship program intends to address the barriers of access to early career opportunities many students of color face, as well as support investigative journalism, technological innovation, and digital transformation in local newsrooms that serve diverse and underrepresented populations.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR GOOGLE NEWS INITIATIVE JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP IN EUROPE

Deadline: 25/04/2021
Grant The European Journalism Centre is delivering the GNI Fellowship in the EU and the Google News Initiative is sponsoring the programme. Their mission is to develop the next generation of European journalists, technology and design experts to drive innovation across the news industry.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR COMMUNICATION AWARD – BRAZIL

Deadline: 11/06/2021
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FJLES believes in the power of information so that society – especially parents, caregivers and decision makers – is able to guarantee the healthy development of the young people. They understand that the population must be aware of the importance of the source of the information, valuing the scientific character, democratization and access to relevant content.

US MISSION TO INDIA ANNOUNCES APPLICATIONS FOR THE FUTURE OF JOURNALISM

Deadline: 30/04/2021
Grant The United States and India have a shared opportunity to combat the scourge of fake news and disinformation for a secure Indo-Pacific region by promoting a robust and responsible media environment. This includes promoting strong professionalism among journalists, improving digital literacy among the general public, and modernizing news outlets with immersive technologies to compete in the digital world.

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR MEDIAFUTURES SUPPORT

Deadline: 28/01/2021
Grant Are you a startup from the media field, working with data? Are you willing to make data exploration both entertaining and informative? Do you question the impact of data and technology on individuals and society? The MediaFutures support programme is looking for startups eager to reshape the media value chain through innovative, inclusive and participatory applications of data and user-generated content.

OSCE: CALL FOR PROPOSAL FOR IMPACT OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ON FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION

Deadline: 31/10/2020
Grant The aim of the #SAIFE project is to develop policy recommendations on the most effective ways to safeguard freedom of expression and media pluralism, when deploying AI. Funded initiatives must support RFoM’s #SAIFE project on the impact of AI on freedom of expression, as well as the overall mandate to safeguard media freedom and freedom of expression across the 57 OSCE participating States.

USAID’S BMAP 3RD MEDIA INNOVATION LAB: REPORTING ETHICALLY DURING A PANDEMIC

Deadline: 09/11/2020
Grant The Media Innovation Lab will gather lead experts in the field and provide different perspectives, teach new skills, and inspire participants to tackle new challenges! On the last day, participants will present their projects to a jury for a chance to receive seed funding of up to $5,000 USD to further develop their prototypes and ideas after the event into full-fledged tools and projects that can be rolled out for use by media across the region.

THE MCGRAW FELLOWSHIP FOR BUSINESS JOURNALISM

Deadline: 15/01/2021
Grant The McGraw Fellowship provides editorial and financial support to journalists who need the time and resources to produce a significant investigative or enterprise story that provides fresh insight into an important business, financial or economic topic. They accept applications for in-depth text, video or audio pieces, and they encourage proposals that take advantage of more than one storytelling form to create a multimedia package.